The Hoover Institution, Stanford University
An experienced leader in K-12 education, Sally Bachofer has created pathways for student, school and system success in both public education systems and national education focused non-profits. Sally prioritizes establishing and expanding access to strong education options for students and their families. She has focused her service and philanthropic commitments to organizations that put the needs of kids and families first. Sally most recently served as the Vice President at Wonderful Education, leading Wonderful's education investments in California's Central Valley. Previously, Sally served as Assistant Commissioner of Education at the New York State Education Department, Senior Advisor and Vice President at City Year, Inc., and worked with EL Schools. She started her career in public education with the San Diego Unified School District. Sally holds an AB from Bryn Mawr College, and an Ed.M. in Administration, Planning and Social Policy from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education. She is a member of the fourth class of Aspen-Pahara Education Fellows, and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.